Web Accessibility Verifiers

Kenneth S. Pope, Ph.D., ABPP

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Descriptions & links to popular software programs that verify web site accessibility:

Here are 3 of the more popular software programs that can be used to help ensure that a web site meets the standards for accessibility. It is important to note that these automated programs can be extremely useful in quickly identifying a wide range--but not all--of the barriers to accessibility. Like virtually any set of complex decision rules applied automatically, they can result in false positives and false negatives.

AC Check Accessibility Verifier

AC Check's web site states: "This tool checks single HTML pages for conformance with accessibility standards to ensure the content can be accessed by everyone."


The AMAZE web site states: "The Amaze platform provides the easiest and most rapid way for organizations to make web and mobile sites accessible, including third party web services."

Total Validator

The Total Validator web site states: "Total Validator is an (X)HTML validator, an accessibility validator, a spell checker, and a broken links checker all rolled into one tool allowing one-click validation of your website. Download this free tool and validate your web pages today."


Please follow this link to 7 Easy Steps Toward Web Site Accessibility


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